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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Feb 19th, 09, 08:11 PM Thread Starter
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big block front springs

has anybody had any experience with big block front springs? I want to get the right ones for my 69 w air and have the ride height be correct. Numbers brands?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old Feb 20th, 09, 12:30 PM
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Used to be my 350/301 SB car and later 409 "W" engine and now my 496 BB car!

If I had this to do over, I would install the adjustable, roundy-round car coil spring cans in front and then buy whatever stiff, short coils I wanted to use and adjust my ride height and be done w/ it!

And I had GM h-d BB A/C coil springs in my '67 for years and now have installed bottom stock to "clock-cut", then one coil off the bottom MOOG #5536's that I figure are now around 500 to 525 pound rate vs them stock at 488# per my cat. and my stock, F-41 option SB coil springs at like 337#'s(??).....

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